Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) went up by 2.51% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $3.65 and move down -11.62%, while HL stocks collected +10.47% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 06/10/20 that Hecla Participates in Dolly Varden Silver Corporation Financing

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Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) Worth an Investment?

Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL) The 36 Months beta value for HL stocks is at 1.85, while 3 of the analysts out of 11 who provided ratings for Hecla Mining Company stocks as a “buy” while 0 as overweight, 5 rated it as hold and 2 as sell. HL currently has a short float of 2.14% and public float of 516.34M with average trading volume of 9.38M shares.

HL Market Performance

HL stocks went up by 10.47% for the week, with the monthly drop of -0.30% and a quarterly performance of 92.35%, while its annual performance rate touched 90.12%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.00% for HL stocks with the simple moving average of 24.23% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for HL stocks, with Canaccord Genuity repeating the rating for HL shares by setting it to “Sell”. The predicted price for HL socks in the upcoming period according to Canaccord Genuity is $39 based on the research report published on April 14, 2020.

CIBC, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see HL stock at the price of $39. The rating they have provided for HL stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on January 8, 2020.

BMO Capital Markets gave “ Market Perform” rating to HL stocks, setting the target price at $39 in the report published on November 8, 2019.

HL Stocks 9.59% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought HL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Hecla Mining Company was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -10.53% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 6.51%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 5.80%, while the shares surge at the distance of +2.83% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +32.39% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, HL went up by +10.47%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +73.02% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $3.09. In addition, Hecla Mining Company saw -3.54% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

HL Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Hecla Mining Company (HL), starting from Rogers Terry V, who sold 17,300 shares at the price of $3.32 back on Jan 08. After this action, Rushing now owns 105,013 shares of Hecla Mining Company, valued at $57,419 with the latest closing price.

Roberts Lauren M, the Sr. Vice President – COO of Hecla Mining Company, sold 303 shares at the value of $3.14 during a trade that took place back on Dec 18, which means that Roberts Lauren M is holding 0 shares at the value of $951 based on the most recent closing price.

HL Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at -7.30 for the present operating margin and +1.03 for gross margin. The net margin for Hecla Mining Company stands at -14.76. Total capital return value is set at -2.21, while invested capital returns managed to touch -4.48. Equity return holds the value -5.60%, with -3.40% for asset returns.

Based on Hecla Mining Company (HL), the company’s capital structure generated 31.54 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 23.98. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 20.24 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at -1.02 and long-term debt to capital is 30.89.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 3.16 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.25. The receivables turnover for Hecla Mining Company is 21.00 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.25. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.53.